A lifelong carnivore, I have, in recent years, moved to a more plant-based diet (chicken is a plant, right?) I've even flirted with vegetarianism and veganism to see, in part, how those approaches impacted my personal health. I've found what I think works best for my body and metabolism, but I'm always interested in increasing … Continue reading Mission: Impossible Burger
I did this a week or so ago. Joe Biden has other problems right now, but I still don't think running against young people is a great political choice. https://youtu.be/bE_acqbnyuc
If you watch The Goldbergs, you know about Wawa. It's that place of wonders where the JTP gathers to ponder life's biggest question. It's also one of the greatest dining-gasoline establishments in the fairest Commonwealth in these fruited plains. But Wawa is not without its rivals and detractors. In the short video below, I explain … Continue reading Wawa or Sheetz? (A Pennsylvania Thing)
Eliana Dockterman isn't wrong about Elizabeth Holmes' privilege. I haven't seen Alex Gibney's HBO documentary yet, so I don't know if the thrust of Dockterman's brief Time review (that Gibney fails to connect the privileged dots as part of his narrative) is accurate, but I do wonder why Dockterman doesn't mention herself that Holmes' dad … Continue reading Eliana Dockterman and Katie Heaney Consider Privilege, Affection, and Elizabeth Holmes
I agree with almost all of this by Jason Tabrys. And as a student of the Jesus tradition, the coming into power resonates on an allegorical level. That said, I don't think Marvel will let Carol be the full answer to Thanos. The remaining Avengers are going to......spoilers ahead....... ....they are going to..... Time travel. … Continue reading Solid Take: ‘Captain Marvel’ Features The Most Important Action Sequence In MCU History
I've had crush on Aunt Becky for like 30 years. All the jokes about waiting for her forever aside, the college admissions scandal sheds light on all manner of inequality. Just one example: This Mom Went to Prison for Enrolling her Son in a School Outside Her District Brothers and sisters, we need to move … Continue reading Educational Inequality is Everywhere You Look
Bad Blood (John Carreyrou) Objective Becoming (Bradford Skow) Quantum Ontology (Peter J. Lewis) Have you read any of these?